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Lifestyle Disorders – Cancer

It is one of the most important public health problems of the modern-day world and is the second most causative agent of death after cardiovascular diseases. In the US alone, cancer accounts for nearly 23% of the total deaths. It is estimated that by the year 2020, 15 million new cancer cases will be identified and around 12 million of them will be losing their lives due to the disease. In India, it is estimated that around 2.25 million people are suffering from cancer (9.81% men and 9.42% women).

New Year Resolutions for 2018: Your Genes Can Help You

Anyone who has been addicted to nicotine in some or the other form, or to alcohol, has resolved, at least once in his or her life to do away with the habit. In defense of the ones who aren’t able to quit drinking or smoking, part of the problem lies in their genes.

Alcohol: Don’t Flush and Blush!

Alcoholism or alcohol addiction has become one of the leading causes of global concern. It is interesting to note that our sensitivity, tolerance and reactions towards alcohol have a lot to do with the genes we inherit from our parents.

It’s in the genes – mapmygenome.in featured in The Week

Mapmygenome offers genetic tests that will tell you what diseases you are prone to Would you like to know how prone you are to alcoholism,...